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Asteriidae Gray, 1840

123121  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123121)

accepted
Family
Genus Adelasterias Verrill, 1914
Genus Anasterias Perrier, 1875
  » Species Anasterias antarctica (Lütken, 1857)
  » Species Anasterias asterinoides Perrier, 1875
  » Species Anasterias directa (Koehler, 1920)
  » Species Anasterias laevigata (Hutton, 1879)
  » Species Anasterias mawsoni (Koehler, 1920)
  » Species Anasterias pedicellaris (Koehler, 1923)
  » Species Anasterias perrieri (E. A. Smith, 1876)
  » Species Anasterias rupicola (Verrill, 1876)
  » Species Anasterias sphoerulata (Koehler, 1920)
  » Species Anasterias spirabilis (Bell, 1881)
  » Species Anasterias studeri Perrier, 1891
  » Species Anasterias suteri (deLoriol, 1894)
  » Species Anasterias adeliae Koehler, 1920 accepted as Lysasterias adeliae (Koehler, 1920)
  » Species Anasterias chirophora Ludwig, 1903 accepted as Lysasterias chirophora (Ludwig, 1903)
  » Species Anasterias cupulifera Koehler, 1907 accepted as Lysasterias perrieri (Studer, 1885)
  » Species Anasterias lysasteria Verrill, 1914 accepted as Lysasterias perrieri (Studer, 1885)
  » Species Anasterias tenera Koehler, 1906 accepted as Lysasterias perrieri (Studer, 1885) (synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Anasterias victoriae Koehler, 1920 accepted as Lysasterias perrieri (Studer, 1885)
Genus Asterias Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Asterias antarctica Studer, 1884 accepted as Anasterias antarctica (Lütken, 1857) (Synonym and homonym according to Downey in Clark & Downey (1992))
  » Species Asterias belli Studer, 1884 accepted as Diplasterias brandti (Bell, 1881) (Synonym according to Bell (1908))
  » Species Asterias neglecta Bell, 1881 accepted as Diplasterias brandti (Bell, 1881)
  » Species Asterias perrieri E. A. Smith, 1876 accepted as Anasterias perrieri (E. A. Smith, 1876) (original combination)
  » Species Asterias studeri Bell, 1881 accepted as Diplasterias meridionalis (Perrier, 1875) (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Astrostole Fisher, 1923
Genus Caimanaster A.M. Clark, 1962
Genus Coscinasterias Verrill, 1867
Genus Cryptasterias Verrill, 1914
Genus Diplasterias Perrier, 1891
Genus Kenrickaster A.M. Clark, 1962
Genus Lethasterias Fisher, 1923
Genus Lysasterias Fisher, 1908
Genus Notasterias Koehler, 1911
Genus Perissasterias H.L. Clark, 1923
Genus Psalidaster Fisher, 1940
Genus Saliasterias Koehler, 1920
Genus Sclerasterias Perrier, 1891
Genus Taranuiaster McKnight, 1973

Genus Asteracanthion Müller & Troschel, 1840 accepted as Asterias Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Genus Calvasterias Perrier, 1875 accepted as Anasterias Perrier, 1875
Genus Parastichaster Koehler, 1920 accepted as Anasterias Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Sporasterias Perrier, 1893 accepted as Anasterias Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Gray, J.E. (1840). XXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 175-184., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2335959
page(s): 178 [details]   
RAMS (2019). Asteriidae Gray, 1840. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/rams./aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123121 on 2019-12-09
De Broyer, C.; Clarke, A.; Koubbi, P.; Pakhomov, E.; Scott, F.; Vanden Berghe, E. and Danis, B. (Eds.) (2019). Register of Antarctic Marine Species. Asteriidae Gray, 1840. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/rams/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123121 on 2019-12-09
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-06-11 12:57:51Z
checked
2008-12-14 04:28:08Z
changed
2010-02-13 05:01:06Z
changed

original description Gray, J.E. (1840). XXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 175-184., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2335959
page(s): 178 [details]   

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i>. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Clark, A.M.; Downey, M.E. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. <i>Chapman & Hall Identification Guides</i>, 3. Chapman & Hall. London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Mah, C.; Foltz, D. (2011). Molecular phylogeny of the Forcipulatacea (Asteroidea: Echinodermata): systematics and biogeography. <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 162(3): 646-660., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2010.00688.x/abstract [details]   

identification resource Mah, C.; Foltz, D. (2011). Molecular phylogeny of the Forcipulatacea (Asteroidea: Echinodermata): systematics and biogeography. <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 162(3): 646-660., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2010.00688.x/abstract [details]   
 
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